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Monday 29 August 2016, 23:34:44

Top news stories from Egypt

Italian student’s research stirred suspicion before he died [Reuters] 2016-08-04

Al Sadat and 65 representatives submit a draft law for union freedoms to the parliament [CTUWS] 2016-08-02

Parliament ratifies Egypt’s Trade Union Federation bill following consistent delays [Daily News Egypt] 2016-07-23

Military Court postpones 7th trial session of shipyard company workers [DNE] 2016-07-08

Suspended Egypt Foods workers return to work [The Daily News] 2016-06-27

Other labour news from Egypt

Solidarity with Alexandria shipyard workers and Egypt's threatened lawyers [Egypt Solidarity Initiative] 2016-08-23

Egypt: 282 unionists dismissed in less than two months for their union activities [Arab Trade Union Confederation] 2016-08-16

Débat autour de la liberté syndicale [Al-Ahram] 2016-08-10

The future is in our hands: why Egypt needs gender equality [DNE] 2016-08-09

Cairo working to repatriate Egyptian workers detained on work violations in Saudi Arabia [Ahram Online] 2016-08-02

Press Syndicate files report to prosecutor general against Dotmsr administration [Daily News Egypt] 2016-08-02

Dotmsr journalists protest mass lay-offs [Daily News Egypt] 2016-08-02

Renzi: su Regeni troppi silenzi. Cambridge collabori [La Repubblica] 2016-08-01

News website fires 85 journalists without notice or compensation [IFJ] 2016-07-30

Giulio Regeni: the promising young scholar as his friends and tutors remember him [THE] 2016-07-28

New ad campaign seeks to empower Egyptian women [Al-Monitor] 2016-07-26

Sei mesi fa la scomparsa di Regeni, la verità rimane lontana. Ma c’è qualche passo avanti [la Stampa] 2016-07-25

Giulio Regeni, in piazza a Roma per chiedere ancora la verità [Il fatto Quotidiano] 2016-07-25

Caso Regeni, nuovo scontro tra Egitto e investigatori italiani [L'Espresso] 2016-07-19

Defending researcher of Egyptian labour unions Italian lawmakers defy Egypt's Al-Sisi [The Africa Report] 2016-07-12

135 doctors referred to investigations over past month for absence during work [DNE] 2016-07-09

Caso Regeni, la prima reazione dell'Italia verso l'Egitto: stop a forniture per F-16 [La Repubblica] 2016-06-30

51.8% increase in number of foreign employees in governmental, public sector in 2015: CAPMAS [DNE] 2016-06-29

Egypt food workers continue partial strike, despite managements offer [The Daily News] 2016-06-23

Remittances: Egypt ranks first among Arab states [DNE] 2016-06-23

East Delta transportation workers go on strike - protest 6 months of late payments [DNE] 2016-06-18

Daughter of Hisham Geneina to take legal action against her dismissal [DNE] 2016-06-18

Caso Regeni, l'urgenza di una commissione d'inchiesta parlamentare [Contro la crisi] 2016-06-15

Trial of Journalists Syndicate chairman adjourned to June 18 [Egypt Independent] 2016-06-05

Military prosecution renews detention of Alexandria shipyard workers for 11 days [DNE] 2016-06-02

Detention and trial of press syndicate leaders: another blow to freedom [DNE] 2016-06-02

Que l’Égypte laisse les journalistes travailler ! [acrimed] 2016-06-01

Le responsable du syndicat de la presse en détention [Amnesty] 2016-06-01

العودة لنقطة الصفر.. تقرير حول انتهاكات الحريات النقابية 1/ 1 / 2016 – 1 /6 / 2016 [CTUWS] 2016-05-31

Returning to point zero.. Report about Violations for Union Freedoms 1/1/2016 – 1/6/2016 [CTUWS] 2016-05-31

Journalist Syndicate leaders refuse to post bail, remain in custody [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-31

IFJ urges Egypt to drop charges against journalists' leaders [IFJ] 2016-05-31

Endangered journalists help foster next generation [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-31

Egitto, stretta sui media: espulsioni e interrogatori. E il sito della Farnesina 'dimentica' Regeni [La Repubblica] 2016-05-26

Transferred teachers protest outside cabinet [Daily News] 2016-05-24

Union condemns death sentence for NUJ member [NUJ] 2016-05-23

Trade unionists launch international campaign in solidarity with Haitham Mohamedain [Egypt Solidarity] 2016-05-18

Press syndicate meets with parliament committee over interior ministry dispute [Ahram Online] 2016-05-11

Lawyers, doctors, and engineers protest in solidarity with journalists [DNE] 2016-05-11

Rift widens between journalists over Press Syndicate’s demands [DNE] 2016-05-11

Press Syndicate drafts memo amid 'Correcting the Path' opposition [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-11

In battle for rights, Egypt's journalists face off with parliament [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-08

עיתונאי מצרים קוראים לשביתה; המשטר פועל נגד האיגודים העצמאיים [אתר המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית] 2016-05-06

Delegation from Italy to arrive in Cairo to discuss [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-05-06

Anti-police stance marks unprecedented decisions in historic journalist gathering [DNE] 2016-05-06

NCHR calls on state authorities to respect Press Syndicate’s freedoms [DNE] 2016-05-06

Pro-government protesters assault journalist Khalid Dawood [DNE] 2016-05-06

Al-Ahram slammed for 'insulting' coverage of press syndicate meeting [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-06

VIDEO: 'Break the gag order,' Egyptian journalists chant at general assembly meeting at union HQ [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Under siege, Egyptian journalists escalate action against police 'assault' [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Media workers union in Tunisia expresses solidarity with Egypt's journalists [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Memos from Interior Ministry leaked to journalists [Metro] 2016-05-04




Regeni: parte la raccolta firme per interrompere la cooperazione militare tra Italia e Egitto [Repubblica ] 2016-05-04

Cairo marks World Press Freedom Day with raid on journalists' syndicate [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-04

Police Block Labor Day Assembly, Workers Urge Freedoms [Associated Press] 2016-05-03

Police Raid Journalists Syndicate in ‘Unprecedented Violation of Law’: Syndicate Head [Egyptian Streets] 2016-05-03

Police Break Up May Day Event, Arrest Two Reporters [Associated Press] 2016-05-02

La police arrête deux journalistes dans les locaux du syndicat de la presse [Soir] 2016-05-01

Hundreds of Journalists march on top prosecutor's office, [DNE] 2016-04-30

Regeni: arrestato consulente della famiglia , presidente del Cda della Commissione egiziana dei diritti e delle libertà [Repubblica ] 2016-04-27

Egyptisk minister rasar mot Reuters [Arbetet] 2016-04-25

Re geni , arrestata giornalista egiziana che indagò sul caso del ricercatore italiano [Il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-04-25

Egitto: gas lacrimogeni su proteste contro al- Sisi: fermati 35 reporter [Repubblica] 2016-04-25

Doctors Syndicate urges tougher penalties for attacks on hospitals, medics [Egypt Independent ] 2016-04-25

Regeni: in duecento a Cambridge per chiedere verità sull' omicidio [il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-04-23

Regeni: I verdiniani alla TV egiziana scagionano Al Sisi [HP] 2016-04-22

Visita lampo di Kerry in Egitto con omissis su Regeni [HP] 2016-04-22

Egitto, ecco perché Al-Sisi si accanisce contro i sindacati [RS] 2016-04-21

Les passionarias de la lutte syndicale [Al Ahram] 2016-04-20

Regeni, vicecancelliere tedesco: 'Casi che preoccupano e spaventano [Repubblica] 2016-04-18

Mahalla Textile Workers Strike Demanding Overdue Salarie [Egyptian Streets] 2016-04-17

Nile Cotton Ginning Company workers on strike [Daily News Egypt] 2016-04-17

Sharm El Sheikh tourism workers lament loss of Tiran and Sanafir islands [Egypt Independent] 2016-04-17

Caso Regeni, Al Sisi scagiona i Servizi [Repubblica] 2016-04-13

Regeni, l'Egitto ipotizza apertura su consegna dei tabulati [Repubblica ] 2016-04-12

Regeni, anche l'ILO chiede spiegazioni [RS] 2016-04-12

Regeni preso in piazza Tahrir'. Ecco le prove contro la polizia egiziana [Repubblica ] 2016-04-11

Caso Giulio Regeni, fallita la collaborazione: è rottura tra Italia ed Egitto. Paolo Gentiloni richiama l'ambasciatore al Cairo [HP] 2016-04-08

Italy recalls ambassador from Egypt for talks about death of student [The Guardian] 2016-04-08

Giulio Regeni murder: Italy recalls ambassador to Egypt [BBC] 2016-04-08

Caso Regeni: fallito incontro con l' Egitto [La Repubblica ] 2016-04-08

Caso Regeni, l'incontro con la delegazione egiziana il 7 e 8 aprile a Roma [Repubblica ] 2016-04-04

Egyptian state takes on independent trade unions [Al-Monitor] 2016-03-31

La madre e il generale [HP] 2016-03-29

Investigation Extended into Death of Italian Student Following Pressure, Italy Says [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-03-28

Dozens Demonstrate in Cairo Against Repassing Civil Service Bill [Egyptian Streets] 2016-03-24

Former (state-aligned) trade union leader sworn in as Minister for Manpower [Ahram Online] 2016-03-24

Regeni: procuratore egiziano : tutte le piste restano aperte [La Repubblica ] 2016-03-14

Giulio Regeni death: Italian prosecutor arrives in Egypt [Guardian] ActNOW! 2016-03-14

EU MPs condemns killing of Giulio Regeni in Egypt [Guardian] ActNOW! 2016-03-14

Is Egypt doing enough to counter widespread sexual harassment? [Al-Monitor] 2016-03-08

Conflict intensifies between Doctors Syndicate and Health Ministry [Egypt Daily News] 2016-03-07

PHOTO GALLERY: Women make their debut as attendants in Cairo's gas stations [Ahram Online] 2016-02-29

Lawyers Syndicate calls for strike to confront police crisis [DNE] 2016-02-29

Doctors’ Syndicate assembly decisions come into effect [DNE] 2016-02-29

Dozens of Cambridge University PhD students stage protest at Egyptian Embassy in Rome: Demand truth behind killing of Giulio Regeni [Egypt Independent] ActNOW! 2016-02-27

Why Egypt's doctors are losing their patience [Al-Monitor] 2016-02-27